Assistant Clinical Professor, Department Chair of B.S.N. Co-Op
Division of Undergraduate Nursing
Accelerated Career Entry B.S.N. Department
Bellet Building, Rm. 1243
Deanna Lynn Schaffer MSN, APN, is a assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions. She obtained an ADN and BSN from Hahnemann University. In addition, she received a MSN, Clinical Specialist Adult Health Degree from MCP Hahnemann University. Deanna has a varied clinical background in the adult health,medical surgical, and critical care arenas for the past 20 years and actively practices today. She is also involved heavily in the speciality area of Nursing Informatics. Deanna has seven years of clinical and didactic teaching experience. This includes teaching at Drexel University in an adjunct role for four years before joining the faculty full-time. She is currently taking classes at Widener University pursuing a PhD in Nursing education. She plans to research the used of technology to enhance student learning outcomes.